331: What Causes Wildfires And How Do We Prevent Them?

Episode 478 · November 28th, 2018 · 1 hr 26 mins

About this Episode

Chris Spangle examines what causes wildfires and how we can prevent them. Was Donald Trump right when he said the government makes wildland fires worse? What libertarian principles would significantly reduce both the frequency and damage of wildfires?

Time Stamps

  • 00:17:11 - Spangle Plays Santa
  • 00:29:15 - How Wildfires Start and History of American Wildfires and Forestry Service
  • 01:04:30 - How Efficient Is the Government at Fighting Fires?
  • 01:12:41 - Libertarian Solutions for Wildfires

Show Notes: https://wearelibertarians.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Wildfire.pdf

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